Sierra Meat & Seafood awarded national recognition for beef excellence
Sierra Meat & Seafood has been named the Specialty Meat Company Marketer of the Year by the Certified Angus Beef® brand.
The company, headquartered in Reno, Nevada was honored at the 2016 Certified Angus Beef® Annual Conference for its distribution relationships, introducing restaurants to the Certified Angus Beef®brand’s quality, and working with chefs to incorporate new cuts into their menus.
“We are proud to partner with these companies and congratulate their ongoing successes,” said John Stika, Certified Angus Beef® brand’s president. “Every time they recommend the Certified Angus Beef®brand, they embrace our family ranching heritage and dedication to quality from farm to table.”
The award follows a 30 year collaboration between Sierra Meat & Seafood and the Certified Angus Beef® brand, which includes an exclusive line of Certified Angus Beef ® brand franks and sausages.
“Quality, Simplicity and Tradition are the fundamental pillars to everything we do,” said Chris Flocchini, CEO of Sierra Meat & Seafood. “We look to suppliers who share these values, to help us meet our promise of delivering great tasting, high-quality meats to chefs across the United States.”
About Sierra Meat & Seafood
Sierra Meat & Seafood is a sustainable, vertically-integrated, family-owned manufacturer and distributor that provides a full line of premium sustainable meat, seafood and Certified Angus Beef®. Its subsidiary brands include Durham Ranch, a third-generation bison ranch in Wyoming known for his holistic range management principles, and owners of 2,000 head of Wagyu Angus cross cattle; the associated line of specialty, sustainable meats under the same name and Flocchini Family Provisions, a family company sourcing the finest meats and spices to craft small batch, high-quality sausage and deli meats with integrity and a clean deck. As a leader in ethical food safety and sustainability, it operates above the USDA and the FDA guidelines with full time inspection of all raw materials. Sierra Meat & Seafood is also SQF level 2 certified. The company recently announced it received a 100-percent rating on the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) sustainable certification, from an MSC-certifying third-party agency. For more information, visit http://www.sierrameat.com, or follow the brand on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
About the Certified Angus Beef® brand
Founded in 1978 by real Angus cattlemen, the Certified Angus Beef® brand is the original Angus brand and the only one owned through the family ranchers of the American Angus Association®. The brand unites this collection of family ranchers with restaurants and grocery stores to deliver great-tasting beef. Known for exceptional quality and generous marbling, the Certified Angus Beef® brand strictly adheres to 10 exacting quality standards that give its beef incredible juiciness, unparalleled tenderness and exceptional flavor. For more information, visit http://www.CertifiedAngusBeef.com, read the brand’s blog at http://www.GoRare.com, or look for the brand on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram.
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